Tom Goldman

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Amid scandal, women's pro soccer hits the big stage — a primetime NWSL Championship

Saturday, October 29, 2022

One of the NWSL's most accomplished teams — The Portland Thorns — is taking on the Kansas City Current, an expansion squad that joined the league just last year.


The World Series begins with upstart Philly taking on Houston, the tainted juggernaut

Friday, October 28, 2022

It's the fourth World Series for the Houston Astros since 2017. They're tangling with the Philadelphia Phillies who made an unlikely playoff run to reach their first Series since 2009.


Saturday Sports: NFL's comeback, Brittney Griner trial

Saturday, October 22, 2022

We take a look at the contenders in the National and American Leagues, as well as the NFL's comeback, and the latest on the trial of Brittney Griner, who remains detained in Russia.


The NBA season tips off and the MLB postseason is in full swing

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

It's a busy week in the sports world. The NBA season has tipped off and the MLB postseason is in full swing.


Aaron Judge hits home run No. 62, surpassing Roger Maris' record

Wednesday, October 05, 2022

Aaron Judge has made baseball history. The 30-year-old standout outfielder for the New York Yankees, hit his 62nd home run of the season during Tuesday night's game against the Texas Rangers.


U.S. Soccer report finds systemic abuse in multiple women's professional teams

Monday, October 03, 2022

A long-anticipated report investigating women's professional soccer in the United States is out. It found systemic abuse — both emotional and sexual — affecting multiple teams in the pro league.


Saturday Sports: NFL back under the microscope, U.S. women's basketball team win

Saturday, October 01, 2022

A professional football player's terrible injury puts the NFL under the microscope again. Meanwhile, the U.S. women's basketball team is triumphant.


St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols 'chases' baseball history: 700 home runs

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The 42-year-old is in his final Major League season and is hoping to join three baseball legends in reaching 700 home runs. Only Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron and Barry Bonds have done it. Pujols has 698.


Saturday Sports: NBA owner faces workplace misconduct allegations; Federer to retire

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Controversy in basketball over allegations of workplace misconduct by an NBA owner. Minor League Baseball players form a union. And tennis legend Roger Federer announces his retirement.


Swiss tennis great Roger Federer is retiring at 41

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Tennis great Roger Federer is retiring. The Swiss 41-year-old dominated the sport for decades and won more than 20 Grand Slam singles titles — including eight at Wimbledon.


Ready, set, stream — a new NFL era begins Thursday

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Amazon's Prime Video is now the exclusive provider of Thursday NFL broadcasts. The streaming giant acquired an all-digital rights package and is paying a reported $1.2 billion per year.


NBA's Phoenix Suns owner banned one year and fined for workplace misconduct

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The NBA says Suns owner Robert Sarver used racially insensitive language in the workplace, treated female employees unequally, made sex-related statements, and sometimes bullied employees.


This Year's U.S. Open is in the books and many call it one of the greatest

Monday, September 12, 2022

The tennis tournament saw players on both the women's and men's side winning the championship for the first time, and Serena Williams may have played in her final tournament.


What to know as the 2022 NFL season begins

Thursday, September 08, 2022

The NFL season begins Thursday as the reigning champion Los Angeles Rams take on the Buffalo Bills. New rule changes, blockbuster trades, retirements and un-retirements mark the start of the season.


David vs. Goliath duel pits Sacramento and Orlando City in U.S. Open Cup soccer final

Wednesday, September 07, 2022

Underdog Sacramento Republic FC, which plays in the lower-division USL, is trying to do what hasn't been done since 1999 — topple a Major League Soccer team in the U.S. Open Cup final.


The upsets and surprises of this year's U.S. Open

Tuesday, September 06, 2022

During the first week at the U.S. Open. Serena Williams made her exit, and the top two men's seeds were knocked out. An American is through to the quarterfinals, so will this end the U.S. drought?


Saturday sports: Serena Williams' dramatic U.S. Open

Saturday, September 03, 2022

In a dramatic match that may have been the last one of her career, Serena Williams lost at the U.S. Open. A look at her legacy and future.


Watching in the stands or on television, Serena Williams has dazzled in the U.S. Open

Friday, September 02, 2022

Capacity crowds have turned out to watch American tennis star Serena Williams play in the first two rounds of the U.S. Open. She's said this might be her last tournament. No one wants to say goodbye.


Serena Williams triumphs against Anett Kontaveit in second U.S. Open match

Thursday, September 01, 2022

Serena Williams isn't ready to stop playing competitive tennis just yet. She sparkled in her second-round U.S. Open match against Kontaveit — defeating the No. 2 seed in three sets to advance.


Serena Williams wins her first-round match of what could be her last U.S. Open

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

In what might be the final tournament of her storied tennis career, Serena Williams won an emotional match in straight sets in the first round of the U.S. Open last night.